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BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know
The date was January 23, 1986, a Thursday. We were living in Little Rock. I stopped on the way home from work and bought a six-pack of Busch to chill in the fridge overnight (yeah, I spared no expense...
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JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side

JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side
I have a confession: I am a horrible, neglectful mother. You want to know how I know? I didn’t join the PTO, and my kids’ elementary school staff doesn’t know me by name. I do not have a Tier 3 badge,...
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BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know
Hoping to step away from controversy this week (iPhones and protesting during the national anthem will really push some buttons), I would like to return to one of my favorite subjects – words. Like mo...
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BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know
It is with some trepidation that I address today’s subject matter, knowing it is an emotional issue for many. Just as I have stated in the past with regard to my opinions, I do not in any way claim to...
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JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side

JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side
By JULIE HOLT When I make my bed, I lie in it. Of course, the only time I literally make my bed is the day the housekeeper comes, but that’s not the point. When I figuratively make my  bed, I might no...
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BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know
A reader named John sent an email to me after reading my column from last week about the new Apple products, taking me to task a bit for my reluctance to embrace the many advantages of modern technolo...
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BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know
It should come as no surprise that I am not pre-ordering any of the new Apple products introduced last week – neither the iPhone 8 or 8-Plus, the iPhone X or the latest Apple watch that doesn’t have t...
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